skinlike

Resembling skin or some aspect of it.

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  • skin — skinlike, adj. /skin/, n., v., skinned, skinning, adj. n. 1. the external covering or integument of an animal body, esp. when soft and flexible. 2. such an integument stripped from the body of an animal, esp. a small animal; pelt: a beaver skin.… …   Universalium

  • anal canal — End portion of the alimentary canal, distinguished from the rectum by the transition from an internal mucous membrane layer to one of skinlike tissue and by its narrower diameter. Waste products move from the rectum to the anal canal. The human… …   Universalium

  • Dermatoid — Der ma*toid, a. [Gr. de rma, atos, skin + oid: cf. F. dermato[ i]de. Cf. {Dermoid}.] Resembling skin; skinlike. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Anal canal — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = canalis analis GraySubject = 249 GrayPage = 1184 Caption = Coronal section of rectum and anal canal. Caption2 = Coronal section through the anal canal. B. Cavity of urinary bladder V.D. Ductus deferens. S.V …   Wikipedia

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  • dermis — n. [Gr. derma, skin] 1. The layer of the cuticle, laminated in structure, beneath the epidermis. 2. (PORIFERA) The extreme outer surface layer of membrane or reinforcement by spicules and/or sand; dermal adj.. 3. (PORIFERA) The skinlike external… …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • dermatoid — /derr meuh toyd /, adj. resembling skin; skinlike. [1850 55; DERMAT + OID] * * * …   Universalium

  • dermoid — /derr moyd/, adj. skinlike; dermatoid. [1810 20; DERM + OID] * * * …   Universalium

  • seashell — /see shel /, n. the shell of any marine mollusk. Also, sea shell. [bef. 900; OE saescill (not recorded in ME) see SEA, SHELL] * * *  hard exoskeleton of marine mollusks such as snails, bivalves, and chitons that serves to protect and support… …   Universalium

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